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On 30/07/13 01:11, Kracked_P_P---webmaster wrote:
On 07/29/2013 03:36 PM, sun shine wrote:
Hello list

On a Debian like system (Mint 14), my newly installed 32-bit LibO-4.1. is creating a bit of problems for me. This latest issue is trying to print specific pages within a Writer document: the print dialog box does not allow editing the specific pages text box. In order to make this work - i.e. to select the pages I wanted - I closed LibO4.1. and re-opened it, then it worked.

Anybody else experienced this?

I've had two relatively minor issues with Writer LibO-4.1 (password-related and the page selection for printing mentioned here) which don't really inspire confidence as these are features that have been preserved since the OOo days ... so not at all sure why they don't work as expected with the 4.1 release.

Anyway, will continue to test 4.1 for a while, but am inclined to roll back to 4.0.4 for doing work at this point.


I do not use Mint due to printer issues. The biggest one wasthatit would not recognizeor even find it on my network my main network color printer that Ubuntu has not problems finding/using. But it would see it via a USB cable. I had other printer/driver issues for it to print "properly" on the other printers on my network.

You are running 32-bit Mint 14?  Mate or Cinnamon desktop?
You removed the previously installed version of LO, correct?

Did you have any problems with 4.0.4 printing page selections?

In Tools / Options / LibreOffice / General
have you checked "Use LibreOffice dialogs" in the "Print dialogs" section?

Check it if not. If already checked [which I used for Ubuntu 12.04LTS] then un-check it. See if that changes anything. This option does not show up with the Windows users, so they would not know this. I had to check it to get one of my printers to duplex properly. I am told others need to have it unchecked for their printer[s].

Hi there

Thanks for your reply.

Yes - all printing worked fine with Mint 14 Mate using pre-4.1 versions of LibO.

I am unable to reproduce the error - but it required me to shut LibO down and restart it for me to successfully print.

Perhaps it was just a one-off?

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